Iraq's Minister of Defense and Deputy Prime Minister Lt. Gen Hardan Takriti arrived in the?
Iraq's Minister of Defense and Deputy Prime Minister Lt. Gen Hardan Takriti arrived in the Soviet Union heading a military delegation on an official visit.
Accompanied by top army officers, he was welcomed at Sheremetyevo Airport by Soviet Defense Minister Marshal And???er Grechko, First Deputy Minister of Defense Marshal Yakubovsky, Chief of the Political Department of the Army and Navy Gen. Yepishev, and other top defense officials and officers.
Also at the airport were Iraq's Ambassador to the Soviet Union Muhsen Al-Habib, the Military Attache Col. Al-Keisi, and Syrian Military Attache Col. Hammud.